Source: Plugin Cars
quote: Well the main unit is $500 so it's only a $2,500 difference. Hard to put a value on convenience. I've seen people waste a lot more money on things far more worthless.
quote: Just have a payment kiosk if you want to charge up.
quote: Congratulations for being stupider than f%ck once again.
quote: I am unconcerned about anyone else's "opinion" on this subject, or whether or not the braindead children of this world are rating my post down. I don't make posts in order to get good ratings - I make post to make points.
quote: The problem with your example is there's not anything the user is doing to increase the inefficiency of their PC.
quote: It's like those hand-dryers in public restrooms.
quote: $60 million a year - wasted.
quote: It's sheer stupidity, and there's no possible way out of that fact.
quote: The transfer efficiency of the wireless power link is typically 70%.
quote: Total power consumption of two wired chargers: 2 * ( 2.8 + 2.8 ) = 11.2 WhTotal power consumption of one wireless charger with two receivers: 7.9 + 2.8 = 10.7 Wh
quote: I'm cool with 90%, but that still leaves the $3k hurdle.
quote: a Level 2 240-volt wireless charging unit.